Bhubaneswar: Two girls died and a youth sustained critical injuries after a bus hit a Scooty at Chhagharia Square on NH-16 in Kendrapara district today.
According to reports, a private bus, which was on the way to Paradip from Champua, hit the Scooty in which the deceased and the youth were travelling from rear killing the two girls on the spot.
Following the mishap, though tension prevailed in the locality local police managed to pacify the agitation.
Sources said the bodies have been sent to Kendrapara District Headquarters Hospital for post-mortem. Police also launched an investigation in the case.